A 501c3 Proudly Helping Youth and Teens Succeed Since 1978
The Learnatory (also known as GenTech) began as a small tutoring center in Chicago, IL in 1978. Since then we have helped guide the education of over 12,000 youth and teens in the fields of STEAM and Entrepreneurship in Chicago, Los Angeles, and New York while helping them find their unique voices in planning and achieving success.
We can assure you that your child will experience success at The Learnatory as they develop skills and behaviors that will be major game-changers for the rest of their life.
We are The Learnatory, an innovative education technology platform offering personalized, science-based, assessment-driven programs online to motivate youth and teens to appreciate their uniqueness, identify their passions, connect with their purpose, and establish goals that optimize their potential. Our programs support their academic development, personal enrichment, and career aspirations connecting their hearts with their minds to inspire them to achieve and succeed in school and life.
To provide transformative learning experiences where youth and teens develop the curiosity to explore, the confidence to discover, and the character to excel as they unabashedly face the challenges of an inequitable society.
We “Envision Success” for every student who believes “If they can imagine it, they can be it”. We see a world where young people fearlessly explore, discover, and actualize their dreams having a positive impact on the world by employing strong leadership, morals, and compassion armed with the grit, tools, and strategies to execute well-designed plans with aplomb and diplomacy.
The goal of The Learnatory is to deliver engaging, empowering, transformative learning experiences to elementary, middle, and high school students that enable them to develop in-demand knowledge and skills that improve their competitive standing, elevate their marketability, and enable them to fearlessly tackle the challenges of an ever-changing global high-tech, entrepreneurial society.
Envision Success: Dare To Dream!
We encourage every parent of a middle- or high-school student to register their child for the "Envision Success" program. This year-round, 10-week program includes a Personal Success Coach to help your child identify and reach their fullest potential. We promise your child WILL succeed in this program!
Sign up for Individualized, Assessment-Based instruction in Math, Reading, Writing, and/or Test Prep. This asynchronous learning program is done on your schedule and offers an optional Personal Learning Coach.
Private tutoring is available for grades 3 - 12.
Choose from a myriad of lively and engaging STEAM classes available for in-school, After-School and Weekend offerings.
We actively encourage students to follow their passion and connect to a purpose. Achieving small goals lead to larger ones forming a habit of success.
We know that learning is easier when you have an excellent teacher. That's why all of our instructors and coaches are trained, have passed third-party background checks, are experienced and degreed from top universities like NYU, MIT, Stanford, and Yale.
We provide an inquiry- and project-based, interactive environment developing in-demand skills using content that addresses real-world challenges. Our low 8:1 ratio ensures personalized attention.
Microsoft, Adobe, Unity, Ableton are just a few of the tools we use to offer the latest in technology.
Students receive meaningful recognition with a Certificate of Achievement for developing measurable skills and building that portfolio!
We offer a myriad of activities and projects with collaboration and the chance to make new friends and build new relationships.